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tantalic acid

noun, Chemistry
1.
an acid, HTaO 3 , that forms complex salts or tantalates.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45
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tantalic acid

noun
1.
a white gelatinous substance produced by hydrolysis of tantalic halides. It dissolves in strong bases to give tantalates
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